Dr. Vinay Aakalu, MD

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Dr. Vinay Aakalu, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Chicago, IL. He is affiliated with University Of Illinois Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Aakalu to book an appointment.

Dr. Aakalu

University Illinois Pedtrc Opth

1855 W Taylor St Chicago, IL 60612

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Aakalu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Eyelid Surgery
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Dr. Aakalu performs Eyelid Surgery more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Aakalu performs this procedure more than 43% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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Dr. Aakalu treats Eyelid Disorders more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Aakalu treats this condition more than 37% of his peers

Eye Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aakalu treats Eye Infections more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Aakalu treats this condition more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Aakalu's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects

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(312) 996-9120

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Dr. Vinay Aakalu, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Chicago, IL. He is affiliated with University Of Illinois Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Aakalu to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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What are Dr. Vinay Aakalu, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Aakalu frequently treats Eyelid Surgery, Eyelid Disorders, and Eye Infections. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Aakalu treats.

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Dr. Aakalu's office is located at 1855 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

University Illinois Pedtrc Opth

Chicago Office1855 W Taylor St Chicago, IL 60612
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Affiliated Hospitals

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University Of Illinois Hospital

Chicago, IL

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average